|Age||26 Years Old|
|Birth Date||March 10, 1997|
|Parents||Ivan Bencic and Daniela Bencic|
|Height||5 Feet and 7 Inches tall (1.75 Meters)|
|Weight||138 lbs (63 Kilograms)|
|Net Worth||$5 Million (Approx.)|
If you are a tennis follower, you might be familiar with Belinda Bencic. She is the world’s No. 4 Female Tennis player with multiple titles and awards in her account. Having a sporting family background popped her passion to fall for tennis, pushing her to have the successful career she has today. With the help and motivation of her athletic parents, she started training at a young age and even entered a major tournament at 13.
Belinda Bencic is one of the most successful Swiss tennis players to have played in WTA Tours (4 Titles), US Opens, and Wimbledon. She is even highly acknowledged for beating Serena Williams in the tournament’s quarterfinals. Explore some of the facts about Belinda Bencic below!!
Who Is Belinda Bencic? Bio And Age
Belinda Bencic is a Swiss tennis player ranked number 4 in the All Womens Tennis Worldwide listed by the Women’s Tennis Association. She was born in Flawil, Switzerland, in 1997 and is currently 26 years old. She celebrates her birthday on March 10 every year.
She was born to her parents, Ivan Bencic and Daniela Bencic. Both of them are Czechoslovakian – they immigrated to Switzerland decades ago, where they gave birth to their daughter, one of the top-ranked tennis players. Her father’s family moved to Switzerland in 1968 to escape from the Warsaw Pact invasion by the Soviet Union.
Both of her parents were top-level sportspersons. Her father, Ivan, was a professional hockey player who pursued his career in the Swiss National League A and National League B. After he retired from hockey, he became an insurance agent. Similarly, her mother, Daniela, was a professional handball player. So, it’s safe to say that she inherited the professionalism and the sporting mindset from her parents.
Belinda grew up in Switzerland alongside her brother, Brian Bencic, who is three years younger than her. Brian is also a professional tennis player who trained at Molitor’s Academy and ranked top 200 junior in the world.
Belinda Bencic has an athletic body with blonde hair and hazel eyes. She stands at a decent height of 5 Feet and 7 Inches tall (1.75 Meters) and weighs 138 lbs (63 Kilograms). Belinda is white and holds double citizenship in Switzerland and Slovakia.
Belinda Bencic Husband | Married Life Details
Throughout the years, Belinda Bencic has been linked with multiple guys, but currently, she is in a relationship with her boyfriend, Martin Hromkovic. The lovebirds first met in 2017, and he was the trainer of Bencic at that time. Martin, the future husband of Belinda Bencic, was in another relationship with Denisa Dvorakova then, but later, their relationship bloomed as a romantic one.
It was the same year when Bencic went through medical complications, leading her to wrist surgery. She found her love and a supportive partner who cared for her during the bad times. Nearly a year after their first encounter, Bencic, and Martin officially started their relationship.
The couple was spotted together several times and did not miss sharing their relationship updates on Instagram and other social media platforms. Martin supports Bencic’s career and frequently visits her during her games. Martin, along with Belinda’s dad Ivan Bencic were the ones who were present during her title race in Dubai in 2019.
Martin Hromkovic hails from Bratislava, Slovakia, and is an alum of Zoni Language Centers. Per his Instagram bio, he earned his Master’s degree from Fakulta Telesne Vychovy A Sportu (Faculty of Physical Education and Sports) at Univerzita Komenského.
In his career life, Martin played professional football from OFC Russel Gabčíkovo, but now he is retired. Later, he came over to ice hockey and frequently updated his vocation at Ondrej Nepela Arena. Besides that, he is also a personal trainer and works at Molfit Fitness Center.
Belinda and Martin are not married yet, but they have lived their relationship as a supporting partner to the fullest. Though dating for five years, the lovebirds have not welcomed any kids.
Before dating Martin, Belinda Bencic was linked with Alexander Zverev, a German professional tennis player. They reportedly dated in 2015, but only a few details are available online.
Belinda Bencic Net Worth And Career Accolades
Belinda Bencic, through her professional career as a tennis player, has smashed an estimated net worth of $5 million. Similarly, her in-court earnings are around $8,167,812 to date.
Besides that, she also rakes up a fortune through endorsements. As you might have noticed, she uses YONEX with the EZONE 100 racquet, where she sums up considerable earnings. Some other endorsements include Nike, IMG, Mood, Rolex, Roland, Cornercard, and Miele’s Academy.
In addition to her successful career as a tennis player, she is actively involved in charity work. She donated her money for every double mistake she made during her initial years of the tournament to help with Australian Bushfires.
Belinda Bencic started playing tennis in childhood – she trained with her father and made her way to her first national tournament at four. Later, she pursued training with Melanie Molitor, the mother of No. 1 Swiss tennis player Martina Hingis.
Belinda was 13 when she started her junior-level career and entered the ITF Junior Circuit in 2010. After a year, she made her junior Grand Slam debut at 14 and finished runner-up in doubles at Wimbledon and the US Open. In 2011, she competed in ITF Women’s Circuit and WTA Tour, ranking from $10k to $25k and $50k tier events. She also became the youngest player to enter the quarterfinal of the US Open at the age of 17 since Hingis in 1997. Also, she skyrocketed her career as she entered the final of the WTA Finals before winning her first title at Eastbourne International in 2015.
She is widely acknowledged for defeating the World Champion, Serena Williams, in Canada. By 2016, she was already ranked No. 7 worldwide – she also became runner-up at St. Petersburg Ladies’ Trophy. She went through wrist surgery in 2017 and then returned to her game. She dueled with Roger Federer during the Hopman Cup in 2018 and 2019 and won the title twice.
Meet Belinda Bencic On Instagram
Belinda Bencic uses her Instagram as @belindabencic. She is a verified user of Instagram with over 432k followers. Her IG bio reads ‘Athlete Tennis player and Olympic Gold & Silver Medalist.’
Most of her posts come from her tennis background and daily life adventures. She has shared over 900 posts on the platform, showcasing her blooming career and lifestyle.